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Bali Nine Executions 'Only A Matter Of Time: Indonesian PM

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has re-stated his commitment to execute Bali Nine drug smugglers Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan saying "it's only a matter of time".

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Utah Woman Gets Up To Life In Prison In Deaths Of 6 Newborns

PROVO: A mother who killed six of her newborn babies and hid their bodies in her garage was sentenced to up to life in prison Monday at an emotional hearing in which a prosecutor depicted her as an "incredibly indifferent and callous" murderer.

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Former Auschwitz Death Camp Guard To Go On Trial In Germany

A 93-year-old man who was assigned to confiscate the luggage of prisoners arriving at Auschwitz concentration camp in his capacity as an SS guard is to go on trial in Germany on Tuesday, charged with complicity in the murder of 300,000 Holocaust victims.

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Air Strike On Missile Base In Yemen Capital Kills 25, Wounds Hundreds

An air strike on a Scud missile base in the Houthi-controlled Yemeni capital Sanaa triggered a big explosion that killed 25 people and wounded almost 400 on Monday, state news agency Saba said.

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Migrants' Bodies Brought Ashore As EU Proposes Doubling Rescue Effort

The European Union proposed doubling the size of its Mediterranean search and rescue operations on Monday, as the first bodies were brought ashore of as many as 900 people feared killed in the deadliest known shipwreck of migrants trying to reach Europe.

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Act Against People Smuggling, EU Urged

ROME: European Union ministers headed into crisis talks today under pressure to act over people smuggling as Italian and Maltese authorities grappled with the grim aftermath of the Mediterranean's deadliest migrant disaster.

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Dad Left Spooked After What He Saw Behind His Daughter In Eerie Photo

IFwe've learned anything about ghosts in recent years, it's that they never pass up the opportunity for a good photobomb, regardless of their intended haunting victim's location.

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Over 180 Rescued After Ferry Runs Aground Off Turkey

ISTANBUL — More than 180 people were rescued early today from a ferry which ran aground off a Turkish island in a storm, after an overnight ordeal lasting 14 hours, state media and officials said.

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Powerful Quake Hits Taiwan And Japan, Tsunami Warning Lifted

TAIPEI — One man died and another was hospitalised today after a fire caused by a powerful quake off Taiwan that also set buildings shaking in the capital Taipei and sparked a short-lived tsunami warning in far southwestern Japan.

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Philippines Voices China Alarm As US War Games Begin

MANILA — The Philippines voiced alarm today about Chinese “aggressiveness” in disputed regional waters as it launched giant war games with the United States that were partly aimed as a warning shot to Beijing.

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